Pests in Foods
Stored product pests can cause massive damage to your pantry, business storeroom or warehouse causing terrible loses in your stock. There are various insects that can infest your stored products such as weevils, moths, beetles, booklice, mites and mealworm. Infestation and contamination by these insects can cause serious health problems for you and your family or your business customers. Businesses that involve food storage should have a continuous pest management solution to maintain the integrity of your food stores.
- Damage to packaging - holes or perforations in plastic bags or other packaging
- Signs of infestation - dead insects, silk webs, larvae in a product, on the outside of the packaging, on window sills and around machinery.
- Inspect - Open bags, bins and containers and physically sift through product for signs of infestation.